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SVG Continues To Be One Of The Leading Exporters Of Root-Crops In The Region Says Minister Caesar

He made the point while contributing to the debate on the 2015 Estimates of revenue and Expenditure in parliament last month. Saboto Ceasar said despite the damage to the country‚Äôs agricultural sector during recent disasters, St. Vincent and the Grenadines remains dominant in its root-crop exports. Meanwhile, Minister Ceasar confirmed that the local banana industry… Continue Reading →

Farmers Are urged To Cooperate With The Authorities To Reduce Rhe Incidence Of Praedial larceny

The appeal came from Minister of Agriculture Saboto Caesar during News Conference held yesterday to discuss trade investment opportunities between St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago. Minister Caesar said the issue of praedial larceny presents a major challenge that requires a collaborative approach. And he noted that the co-operation of Farmers is… Continue Reading →

Banana Farmers are been encourage to diversify into other crops .

Agriculture Minister Saboto Caesar says in the New Year he will continue to encourage Banana Farmers to diversify into other crops, as a result of the downturn in the Banana Industry. Minister Caesar was speaking at a signing ceremony last week, to mark the official hand over of the National Horticultural Project, which was established… Continue Reading →